Definition of Silesia in English:

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Pronunciation: /sīˈlēZHə/
Pronunciation: /sīˈlēSHə/
A region of central Europe that is centered on the upper Oder valley, now largely in southwestern Poland. It was partitioned at various times among the states of Prussia, Austria-Hungary, Poland, and Czechoslovakia.

Words that rhyme with Silesia

amnesia, anaesthesia (US anesthesia), analgesia, freesia, Indonesia, synaesthesia

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Syllabification: Si·le·sia

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